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Art of the steal: Ellsbury edition

Jacoby is accelerating, racking up a Red Sox-record five stolen bases in Philly

Updated: May 31, 2013, 4:10 AM ET
By Gordon Edes | ESPNBoston.com

PHILADELPHIA -- Jacoby Ellsbury, modern art collector?

In a manner of speaking, yes. A highly specialized form, but one for which Ellsbury doesn't have to worry about outbidding anybody. You can be Warren Buffett rich and have no chance of lining your walls with the personalized pieces Ellsbury is assembling.

The Philadelphia Phillies, in a gesture made up in equal parts of graciousness and respect, added to Ellsbury's collection Thursday night, giving him a 15-inch square white ...

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